Organisers of a group undertaking the 3 Peaks challenge reported 2 walkers missing to the Barn Door shop. The large group had left the summit of the Pike and the two missing walkers had walked off in a different direction. It was probable that they had become disorientated and headed of in the wrong direction turning left at Mickledore and heading down into Eskdale. The two missing walkers turned up at Boot in Eskdale at 2.30 p.m. The team were not alerted but a team member was involved checking that the walkers had turned up.
Incident started at 13:00.